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Aug 29, 2009 8:00am EDT
. >>> good morning, america. it is saturday, august 29th. good morning, kate. >> good morning, bill. we're here at the jfk presidential library in boston. senator ted kennedy lies in repose behind me in this building. we're told family members at this hour are getting ready at their hotel to come here. a senate delegation will come here, as well. they will all pay their last respects. and we'll have coverage of the senator's journey to his final resting place. we'll talk to one of his nephews about his legacy. and some of his former staffers, like supreme court justice stephen breyer, who said working for ted kennedy was like a family. we know you have more, bill? >> we do. >>> we have more on that shocking story. jaycee lee dugard, held for 18 years. we're learning details of her ordeal, including reports that the neighbors voiced some concerns three years ago. but investigators never made it past the front porch. >>> and also, another story out of california. everything must go. that is, if it's government property. the state is in such dire financial straits they're having a mass
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Aug 11, 2009 6:00am EDT
wonder what is the last big issue facing america that would bring out hundreds like this? >> senator ben cardin knew what he was walking into. he knew this was a hot-button issue but this is something even he's never seen before. abc2 news sherrie johnson with the health care talk that actually upsets your stomach. >> reporter: the health care debate that has been raging across the country made a stop in our area last night. senator ben cardin hosted a town hall meeting on health care reform at towson university. the center faced boos and jeers to president barack obama's plan. he didn't talk about many specifics and there are more than a thousand pages in the health care bill. cardin says several committees in congress are still working on different versions of health care reform but the senator told the crowd that doing nothing should not be an option. >> how are you going to keep my employer from stopping offering insurance and forcing me on to public options? that to are cheaper for them. [ applause ] >> you run a much greater risk if congress does nothing than if we figure out a way
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Aug 16, 2009 8:00am EDT
be caught? captions paid for by abc, inc. >>> good morning, america. >> good morning. i love that music. it's sunday, august 16th. >>> other news this morning, president obama wrapping up his trio of town halls. hoping to turn the tide in the health care debate. we have a report -- a reporter traveling with the president and also talking with jake tapper. who's hosti ining "this week." >> also, a fascinating look inside the health insurance industry. this is probably the most high-profiled whistle blower. somebody who had a real convergent moment. when she saw people lined up in the rain for health care. he's got the playbook of the big insurance company. he's spilling it out. >> also, the latest on the heart-wrenching story of an 8-year-old american boy abducted by his own mother, stuck in an italian orphanage. while father tries desperately to get him back here. >>> and also, this sounds kind of ridiculous, dogs teaching kids how to read. but it's a very successful program. highly trained teachers in a certain way. we'll explain how that works coming up. >>> we begin with the ca
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Aug 1, 2009 8:00am EDT
captions paid for by abc, inc. >>> good morning, america. >> good morning. saturday, august 1st. august already. it is going to be a memorable morning here at "gma" weekend because we are determined to get our names in the record book. >> yes, we are. >> our gamut, it involves a pineapple. that's all i'm going to say. if you ever -- if you ever wanted to etch your name into the -- keep them in suspense, right? >> that's right. very good teasing, kate snow. >> you want to etch your name in the record books, you can do it. there's a new website that's certifying some really bizarre and extreme world records. everybody gets a trophy. >> sure. it really is. everybody gets a trophy generation. so, we're getting in on that. ron, you'll be involved with the pineapple record, i hope. >>> also, a tale out of wisconsin, about a man who was dating three women at the same time, while married. these three women got together and gave new definition to hell knows no furry. we'll tell you what happened, coming up. >>> also this morning, the kid fit challenge. you're going to meet shae, poqui and tori.
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Aug 23, 2009 8:00am EDT
, inc. >>> that's really good. jimmy paige. you broke a string. good morning, america. >> good morning. it is sunday, august 23rd. >> yes. >>> despite big rains, pounding surf. looks like we dodged a bullet, new england dodged a bullet. hurricane bill, the first hurricane of the season is heading towards canada, safely offshore. there are ramifications. tropical storm warnings to talk about. we'll bring you the latest, coming up. >>> also, the wildly popular cash for clunkers program comes to an end tomorrow. pumped hundreds of millions of dollars into the economy. sparked the flailing auto industry. but it's had a positive ripple effect on another industry. we'll tell you what you might call a secondary stimulus. >>> also, the international manhunt under way for the reality tv star, who was accused of murdering his ex-wife and former "playboy" model. investigators think he has fled the country. we'll have details on that. >>> also, cutting-edge medical equipment. really cool. giving people in small towns access to a big city doctor without leaving their hospital. it's a robo doc. >>>
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Aug 5, 2009 4:30am EDT
had their loans modified. lenders such as bank of america and wells fargo are called out for not doing enough. and ten lenders have not changed a single mortgage. >>> the s.e.c. is trying to ban a form of financial trading that benefits big wall street firms at the expense of average investors. so-called flash orders allow firms with high-powered computers to essentially peak at stock orders before they are placed. the practice has allowed those companies to rake in billions of dollars. >>> pepsico has struck a deal that will help it capitalize on changing trends. it's buying its two, main bottlers for $8 million. pepsi says it will allow the company to respond more quickly. >>> and procter & gamble can say it makes the official toilet tris of the national football league. they are announcing a sponsorship deal that allows the company to add a label to products, calling them the official locker room product of the nfl. >>> a new report might have parents of newborns crying right alongside their children. government estimates that a child born today will cost $290,000 by the time they f
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Aug 21, 2009 7:00am EDT
>>> good morning, america. this morning, a brand-new abc news poll show nows more than half of americans approve of president obama's health care plan. is the president about to go into gladiator mode to get it passed? >>> outrage at the heroes welcome the lockerbie bomber receives after his release. we asked, why did great britain do this? >>> storm surge. the latest on the path of the giant hurricane, bill. >>> stalled on the highway. some popular foreign cars are suddenly just shutting down in traffic. an exclusive "gma" investigation. and this morning, a recall. >>> and need more sleep? 70 million of us do. and our team here at abc puts the latest solutions to the and our team here at abc puts the latest solutions to the test. captions paid for by abc, inc. >>> and good morning, america. i'm diane sawyer, here with david muir this morning. robin is away. chris is away this friday, august 21st, 2009. and there's a tsunami of outrage, pours over great britain this morning. >> all of the pictures pouring in. a hero's welcome for the bomber of the lockerbie pan am flight. all t
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Aug 31, 2009 4:30am EDT
"good morning america" or you can get the latest any time at abcnews.com. >>> former vice president dick cheney is once again on the attack over the justice department's investigation of bush era detainee interrogations. attorney general eric holder named a special prosecutor last week after a newly released report said the cia not only used waterboarding but also a gun and an electric drill to threaten terror suspects. cheney says the probe is all about politics. >> i think it's an outrageous political act that will do great damage long term to our capacity to be able to have people take on difficult jobs, make difficult decisions without having to worry about what the next administration is going to say. >> cheney also accused president obama of caving to the left wing of the democratic party for allowing the investigation to get under way. mr. obama has implied he'd prefer not to prosecute cia agents for their interrogation activities and he says he is leaving the investigation up to the attorney general. >>> and now that the president is back in washington after his vacation he'
ABC
Aug 10, 2009 6:30am EDT
issue. >>> and president obama in mexico. 17 hours of talks from swine flu to buy america products. we'll see how the talks are going. >>> and nationwide testing goes underway this morning for swine flu. much of it will be at the university of maryland school of medicine. >>> it will be another hot one. >> let's go and check it out. here he is, justin berk. >> you're about to see a bunch of orange on the map. i want to start with the heat advisory. that means temperatures will be up in the mid-90s, feeling bike 105. , keep in mind, keep cool, light colored clothing, stay out of the heat as much as possible. plenty of fluid for pets and check on the elderly. some things may seem commonplace and mundane but just a reminder. noon to 3:00 p.m., heat advisory. any time we have the heat index value shooting well over 100. 73 easton. ocean city 79. not much escaping from the heat though the water temperatures are in the 60s. we'll hit 91 by lunchtime. this afternoon, again, our 95-degree two-degree guarantee is actually going to be receiving because it will feel like 100 to 105. that is t
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Aug 7, 2009 7:00am EDT
>>> good morning, america. and this morning, stunning, new video of the gym shooter. "gma" uncovers another video of george sodini. this time, at a controversial dating seminar. what does it tell us about the killer? >>> the new swine flu rules. the government releases new guidelines, suggesting three shots this year. but is it safe? >>> a sister's celebration. lisa ling tells us how her sister is coping after months in captivity. and what really happened in north korea. >>> and a triple-play in the park. three of the biggest stars from "american idol" perform live in three of the biggest stars from "american idol" perform live in our summer concert series. captions paid for by abc, inc. >>> and good morning, everyone. alongside chris cuomo, i'm robin roberts. diane is off, on this friday, august 7th. and we continue to learn more about the man who opened fire on an aerobics class earlier this week. >> we have a team of reporters looking into this. insight into him will help going forward. and this is a relationship class. a tough-love tutorial, with him participating. >> this, as t
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Aug 13, 2009 4:30am EDT
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Aug 23, 2009 6:00pm EDT
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Aug 12, 2009 9:00am EDT
brings 100% fiber optics straight to your home, for razor sharp tv, america's top rated internet-- now even faster, and crystal clear phone service. all for just... for 6 months. it's like getting 3 services for the price of 2. that's a $180 savings over six months for the best in home entertainment. don't miss this unbeatable value 3 great services, for the price of 2. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800.974.6006 tty/v this if fios. this is big. >>> it is a beautiful morning. you're headaching a look at the inner harbor. >>> 9:10. the cal ripkin world series starts this weekend. teams are coming in from japan, mexico and puerto rico. it will be like the united nations. they'll figure out what to do with runners on first, third and no outs. and to show you how aberdeenans have an open door policy, meet the martins. >> reporter: meet the girls and the boys, they all belong to connie and george. they have been home away from home for the rookie teenagers. >> the families are wonderful. we could not do enough for them. >> reporter: they host as the families for
ABC
Aug 11, 2009 12:05am EDT
news and to you. good night, america. >>> hi, i'm jimmy kimmel. this is the palm pre, only from sprint. and this is our van driver, ed. >> i am the van driver, ed. >> ed is a big fan of the palm pre powered by the super fast and super reliable 3-g network. >> this is what's happening now. the palm pre is a revolutionary new phone that updates multiple applications. gps is an important one to me. >> what does gps stand for, ed? and with the palm pre -- [ laughter ] you don't have to constantly update it yourself. >> that's my line. >> no, that's my line. >> no, i'm blue. >> do ahead. >> it can run multiple applications at once. while i'm using gps, i can text, surf the web, e-mail, flip back and forth between all those at the same time. >> without having to shut down any of the applications? >> yeah. palm calls them activity cards. am i done? >> yes, i think you are. >> i'll be out in the van looking at pictures of babies playing with kittens and fat people falling. >> now, that's a phone that's truly lives in real time. the palm pre. only from sprint. "jimmy kimmel live" back in
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Aug 28, 2009 6:49pm EDT
$20 million people of the negro race right here in america? it is time for the democratic party to take up the cause of health. and as long as i have a voice in the united states senate, it's going to be for that democratic platform plank that provides decent quality of health care. today i formally announce that i am a candidate for president of the united states. thank you very much. good to see you. for all those whose cares have been our concern, the work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dream shall never die. if we become pale, carbon cop pips of the opposition, and try to act like republicans, we will lose and deserve to lose. i don't think i'm too old to be your united states senator. do you? you look so pretty. i think we've been enormously kind of blessed about being close to the sea. all of that means in terms of the child, enjoying it. the solitude and the serenity, and the peace. the work begins anew. the hope rises again. and the dream lives on. >> we will have coverage of the funeral mass for senator kennedy and his burial at arlington national
ABC
Aug 9, 2009 6:00pm EDT
asking us to trust turning power over to the government when there clearly are people in america who believe in establishing euthanasia. >> reporter: the growing anger and confusion over the original 1,000-page health care bill has put the white house and democrats on the defensivive. >> i've also heard the suggestion that this is going to pay for abortions across america. not true in any version of the bill. the same thing when it comes to coverage of undocumented people in america. >> it's hard to have a discussion about health care reform if you don't really know what it's all about. >> reporter: which means if health care reform is going to happen by the end of the year, the public will want to hear more reasoning -- >> why don't you go home! >> why don't you! >> this is my home! >> reporter: and less ranting. rachelle martin, abc news. >>> overseas now. a typhoon lashed taiwan with as much as 80 inches rain triggering some of the worst flooding in 50 years. a six-story hotel collapsed and plunged into a river after floodwaters eroded its base. all 300 people inside hotel were sa
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Aug 6, 2009 5:30pm EDT
experience is just meeting, encountering america on america's terms kind of. the people i've met have been unbelievable. other riders, other riders from other countries. and just the general public. it's been unbeliefbly friendly. >> he will complete his nearly 4,000 mile journey in cape may, new jersey this sunday. and this happens to be on his 60th birthday. >>> it is the most common type of crash on the road. fender-benders. why even if the damage is small could cost you a pretty penny on repairs. >>> plus, move over, michael phelps. instead of nation versus nation, in these games, it's hotel versus hotel. it is the housekeeping olympics. >>> and tonight temperature of 82. norm will have the forecast coming up if just a little bit. keep it right here. [ female announcer ] new swiffer wet jet cleans so deep, you'll love it. your old mop will just have to get over it... [ engine rattles ] [ man ] love stinks! ♪ love stinks! ♪ yeah! yeah! [ female announcer ] new swiffer wet jet is redesigned. it cleans deep in corners. its solution penetrates layers of dirt and its absorbent
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Aug 12, 2009 5:00pm EDT
america. today 16 act, to athletes, and act virgin islands were honored with the presidential medal of freedom. >>> and see what happens when a would-be robber tries to rob a bar packed with off-duty cops. >>> and taking a look at the temperatures now, havre de grace 85 degrees. susan has the full forecast, coming up. my husband and i, we love to go to steakhouses i can smile, i can carry on our conversation i do most of the talking yes i wear dentures and they fit wonderful super poligrip acts as a seal between my dentures and my gums super poligrip makes eating more comfortable. even well fitting dentures can feel more comfortable with super poligrip. just a few dabs of super poligrip create a seal between your dentures and gums to make them more comfortable while you eat. i can eat my steak, i just love it. try super poligrip. >>> you're watching baltimore's station that works for you. now abc 2 news at 5. >> today president obama presented the nation's highest civilian honor to 16 people. the medal of freedom was awarded to actors, activists, and scientists and humanitarians. abc's
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Aug 7, 2009 5:30pm EDT
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Aug 18, 2009 4:30am EDT
the presiden are second amendment supporters a sign of america's new cultu war? >>> and dirty money. a shocking discovery about90% >>> and dirty money. a shocking discovery about90% of the nation's per money. captions paid for by abc, inc. >>> good mororning. and thanksor being wh us. we begin witith t developing morning, w where the preresiden palace in kabul ha been hit by mortars. >>o one was hurt in e attack, which comes, of course, jujust twowo days bore presidential elections ththerer. the police headquarters was also hit. the incicident fol a attack yesterday,y, whihich killean americanan sererce member and a civilian working for the mililitary. the taliban has teaeatened to disrupt the elections. and warned a afghans notot to g the popolls. abc has a team of r reporters i will stay on top of thi storory. >>> the other big storyhis mornin the ononomy. despite the worst t day on wall streetince the e early july, asian markets managed d to cse higher in today'y's trading. but ononly b by a slilim margin. coumerers are t paparting wiwit theicash.for a look behind the emily schmi
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Aug 5, 2009 6:00am EDT
"good morning america." >>> the latest on the baltimore county couple accused of sexually assaulting kids and using them for pornography. the fbi now jumped aboard the investigation. john nicklas and shannon honea were arrested last week after police found video he had evidence of child porn in their middle river home. according to court documents the assaults happened in both the couple's home and also in an atlanta hotel room. police also think the pair taped children at a third location out of state and that is why the fbi is now in on this. one other update, during a bail review a judge decided to pull the $5 million bond available for shannon honea. she's now held without bail. if there's any chance you know of any children that may have come in contact with these suspects you're urged to call the county's crimes against children's unit at 410-853-3650. >>> cockeysville did it. so did towson. so did dundalk. so did west baltimore. you all came out to celebrate national night out against crime. it's a symbolic way for communities to fight crime in their neighborhoods by taking ba
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Aug 26, 2009 6:30am EDT
medal of freedom, america's highest civilian honor. live at penn station,landsa so, abc2 news. >> "good morning america" will have more on the life and legacy of kennedy. >>> in other news -- five years' probation, plus six months of community labor, the sentence for r & b singer chris brown who pled guilty to assaulting rihanna. the sentence was handed down yesterday in an l.a. courtroom. he was also ordered to stay away from rihanna who was severely beaten by brown during a brawl last february. the sentence drew mixed reaction from fans as well as the entertainer. >> they put him five years' probation. i should think if he beat on a woman. >> i think what he did wasn't right, should be punished for it, going to jail would be taking it too far. >> brown will serve his sentence in the state of his home which is virginia. >>> coming up next here on "good morning maryland" -- a 10-year-old girl achieved something many of us could only dream about. >>> plus, how boredom led this little girl to becoming a published author. her story just ahead. >>> nothing brewing in the weather,
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Aug 20, 2009 5:00am EDT
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Aug 19, 2009 12:05am EDT
night, america. >>> tonight on "jimmy kimmel live" -- >> ashton kutcher. are you twittering right now? >> i'm moving it in my pocket and sending a tweet. >> the person who is most deserving of custody is katherine jackson. >> she didn't get -- >> today's agreement shows that she responded with heart and integrity and selflessness. >> people are selling team kate and team jon t-shirts. i'm on team who cares? >> the script. ♪ >> "jimmy kimmel live" back in two minutes with ashton kutcher, and music from the script. during the autobahn for all event, you can get great deals. yeah, it's great. i just really want to be sure. whoa, it's us from... - the future. - cool. eleven days in the future. look, you love your new routan. you love the german-tuned suspension. you love not having to pay for scheduled maintenance. you-- i love what you've done with your hair. we'll take it. announcer: now during the autobahn for all event, get 0% apr on a 2009 routan. hurry in before your future volkswagen is history. go fresh with dove body mist in nectarine... and white ginger scent. with matchin
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Aug 15, 2009 12:05am EDT
news, good night, america and have great weekend. >>> hi, i'm jimmy kimmel. on the show tonight, from "funny people", jonah hill. from "in plain sight", mary mccormack. professional skater of boards ryan sheckler. and a movie review from the great joe jackson. >> i saw that g-4 and i have this to say about it. i brought some taco sauce, because they didn't have no dressing. so i sat it down and and i slapped it on. >> "jimmy kimmel live," back in two minutes. the world is full of priceless things and amazing deals. find them, share them with mastercard's priceless picks app. download it now. dominates heartburn. 24/7... including the eight hours you spend with your eyes closed. prilosec otc. heartburn gone. power on. nivea's first 3-in-1 shower...shampoo...and shave. it's almost everything men need for grooming... almost. new active 3 from nivea for men. what men want. >> announcer: from hollywood, it's "jimmy kimmel live"! tonight -- from "funny people", jonah hill. mary mccormack. and x games skateboarder ryan sheckler. with cleto and the cletones. and now, behold, here's jimmy kimm
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Aug 26, 2009 9:00am EDT
. america's top rated internet--now even faster, and crystal clear phone service. all for just $79.99 a month for 6 months. plus, for a limited time, a free multi-room dvr for 3 months. that's an overall savings of $240 dollars over six months. don't miss this unbeatable value 3 great services, for the price of 2. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800.974.6006 tty/v today. >> the hope rises again. and the dream lives on. [cheers] >> on this wednesday morning we get back to our top story, the death of senator ted kennedy. for over a half century we watched him grow up, mourn, make mistakes, run for president, be a liberal leader. we look back now at the keeper and casualty of camelot. >> reporter: to most americans ted kennedy was the staunch liberal with the famous last name. in reality, he was a legislative work horse, a millionaire who became a powerful advocate for the middle class. >> speed up. >> reporter: born in boston in 1932 edward moore kennedy was the last of nine children of joseph and rose fitzgerald kennedy. they would become american roya
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Aug 9, 2009 10:30am EDT
recently, sarah palin on her facebook page friday night said that the america i know and love is not one in which my parents or my baby with down syndrome will have to stand in front of obama's death panel so that his bureaucrats can decide, based on a subjective judgment of their level of productivity in society, whether they are worthy of health care. such a system is downright evil. as you node, president called that outland issue? >> why don't they put that up -- >> he's not the chief adviser. he's written three articles from 1996 and 2008 that include some of those phrases. >> the standards. >> those phases up here nowhere in the bill. let me respond to what's in the bill. the only thing in the bill would allow medicare to pay for what they say is voluntary counseling on end-of-life issues. >> i think people are very concerned when you start talking about cost controls that a bureaucracy -- you're asking to us trust the government. now, i'm not talking about the obama administration. but the government. you're asking us to decide that we believe that the government is to be trusted.
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Aug 14, 2009 9:00am EDT
, for razor sharp tv, america's top rated internet-- now even faster, and crystal clear phone service. all for just... for 6 months. it's like getting 3 services for the price of 2. that's a $180 savings over six months for the best in home entertainment. don't miss this unbeatable value 3 great services, for the price of 2. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800.974.6006 tty/v this if fios. this is big. >>> we want sto get back to the threats against president obama. brian ross takes a look at the new concerns about the president's safety. watch this. >> reporter: outside the towering federal building in los angeles thursday, police surrounded the man driving this red volkswagen who was suspected of making threats against the president. hours later, they used tear gas and taser to remove the man who they say has mental problems. but it was another case in what some see as a disturbing pattern. >> i don't think these are simply people who are mentally ill or kind of off their rockers. i think that in a real sense, they represent a genuine reaction, genuine back
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Aug 6, 2009 3:05am EDT
julia opens tomorrow, america will be reintroduced to the woman who brought french cooking to our kitchens. >> on good morning america she was a contributor for the better part of two decades. we are going to the abc news vault this morning for a taste of julia on gma during the 1980s. >> one of the most magical things in cooking is the making of an omelet. we are so lucky to have with us one of the great magicians of cooking, julia child, to explain how any of us, and i repeat how any of us can make an omelet. >> pull it towards you. if you put it up there -- jerk is towards you. >> i see, like this. >> there, you see. >> oh, yeah. >> now don't -- remember jerk towards you. >> a little edgy. >> let me do that again. >> show me. >> it's out there, jerk towards you. when all of the beans turn over by themselves, you've got it. >> oh, when they all, okay. i'm practicing jerking. here i am. >> it has the look of a mucous coating is what it is. you haha to o scb b it. it's the edges of the wings which don't have much meat on them. that gets trimmed off and we come up here into a bony
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Aug 3, 2009 9:00am EDT
were just on "good morning america" live. we'll have them for our concert on abc2. here we go to the weather with justin. >> we're looking at detroit, michigan. we want to see how the weather is going to shape up and keep her off the internet sites to track and see what the weather might be there. there's 67 in detroit. we've actually had more rain than them so far this year. they've had a pretty cool, wet summer and looks like we could be dealing with some wet weather by the end of the week. we're looking at a dry pattern from detroit all the way down. we're at 77 with 53% humidity. isolated thunderstorm possible this afternoon with temperatures reaching about 89. more on this coming up in a bit. right now 9:02. >> we start with our top story. here we go with a scary international flight. continental flight from brazil to houston had to be diverted to miami after severe turbulence injured at least 26 people. passengers were seen being removed from the plane into several ambulances as well as food trucks. it was flight 128 and it had 168 people on board. four of those people are
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Aug 25, 2009 5:00pm EDT
, there is going to have to be something that fixes and corporate america should not get off the hook. >> reporter: a whopping 159 million in state highway funds. >> now with an additional hit on highway user revenues, that's going to have a very severe impact on our ability to provide traffic, much needed road improvements. >> reporter: the list of cuts goes before the board of public works tomorrow. in annapolis, roosevelt leftwich, abc 2 news. >> in an effort to raise revenues, starting september 1st, the state will have a tax amnesty, allowing people who haven't already to pay up without heavy penalties and fines. it will run through the end of october. the last time the state did this, they were able to collect more than $40 million. >>> a robbery suspect is dead, shot by an anne arundel county police officer in the parking lot of a brooklyn park store. it happened last night at murph's lickers on richie highway. brian kuebler is here with more on the shooting and why the investigation continues tonight. >> reporter: well, marybeth, police say 47-year-old brian doukas was implica
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Aug 13, 2009 12:05am EDT
for tonight. i'm terry moran. from all of us at abc news, good night, america. >>> tonight on "jimmy kimmel live" -- >> in tough times, america needs a strong leader. a leader who wears real pants. barack obama wears bingo jeans, the kind of jeans your mother wears. >> larry king. you dated a lot of women. >> i did. married a few of them. >> including katie couric. >> we're driving home. i thought we'd go up to the apartment, katie and i, and she said she had a roommate. >> did anything go on between the three of you? [ laughter ] >> i'm guillermo. the magic mexican. look at me do magic. wow! >> marisa miller. what does dad say when this picture arrives on the newsstands? >> it's actually a very tame photo. >> it is. can i see the negatives then? [ laughter ] >> who do you think should raise the children after the father is gone? >> santa claus. >> i have no explanation for that. >> "jimmy kimmel live," back in two minutes with larry king, supermodel marisa miller and music from chester french. yeah, it's-- good-looking, lightweight. generally awesome. and you could just-- go online,
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Aug 26, 2009 5:00pm EDT
ships and the fleet of the the united states of america, there is not a stronger ship than the uss maryland for getting us through to the other side of this storm. >> reporter: she is going to sail with a lot less wind behind it. the biggest losers state employees. 204 jobs cut, and 159 that won't be filled, saving $72 million. community-based care providers for health care services, $21 million in payment reductions. university of maryland system is losing $30 million, and reduced operating expenses and fund transfers. and local governments more than $200 million in aid for everything from highway funding to police and community colleges. such big hits could mean a reduction in local services, and eventually increase in costs for higher education. the board says it will look at everything, and the tuition freeze may not last. >> what is the breaking point? when we feel that quality is taking a back seat. as long as quality is in the front seat, we're going to work towards the highest quality, the best affordability, and the highest accessibility. >> reporter: the biggest single jo
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Aug 20, 2009 5:30pm EDT
, princeton, jail and brown. >>>in the u.s. naval academy making the list as one of america's best colleges. the naval academy ranks 5th for best undergraduate engineering program and 19th for liberal arts colleges. if you'd like to read more the edition of college rankings hits news stands next monday. >>>and still on the subject of lists, when it comes to restrooms baltimore's tree month hotel comes in at number twoo in the nation. it was chosen for beautiful imported marble, grand columns, chandeliers and hand carved wood washg. tens of thousands of votes were cast. number one was the theater in missouri. the online contest was conducted. well, it's not your neighborhood grocery store. fauk about the express lane. we'll show thank you stores where you don't even have to get out of the driver's seat to shop. >>>and cash strapped clunkers. why many dealerships across the nation are saying enough already. plus, we'll take you back outside to parkville and get a check on the current temperatures. it feels like it's 95 degrees. the actual temperature is 86. [ female announcer ] new s
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Aug 31, 2009 5:00pm EDT
america in severna park. one of the men displayed what the victim said was a fake handgun and demanded money. she handed over the cash and her cell phone. if you have any information to help track down those suspects, you're asked to call metro crime stoppers at 1-866-7-lock- up. >>> and police continue to investigate a deadly boating accident on marley creek in anne arundel county. two boats crashed into each other near thomas point around 6:00 last night. a father and daughter were thrown out of one boat. they were rescued safely. but 47-year-old man died in the other boat. his name has not been released. witnesses tell abc 2 news that boaters frequently speed where marley and curtis creeks meet. department of natural resources police are still investigating the crash. >>> an anne arundel county teenager will be in court tomorrow for a hearing in the beating death of 14-year-old christopher jones. jones was attacked while riding a bicycle in his crofton neighborhood last may. it was a highly publicized case. police athe killings stem from a gang-related rivalry even though christophe
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Aug 18, 2009 5:00pm EDT
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Aug 13, 2009 6:00pm EDT
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Aug 3, 2009 6:30am EDT
running smoothly. back to you. >>> after "good morning america" is "good morning maryland" at 9:00. here's what we're working on -- believe it or not there are just three or so weeks away until school starts. everybody needs to get the supplies. we're going to tell you about bargains you can find. also talk about how there's help for those of you that can't afford new notebooks, pencils, all of that. >>> looking to pie a new home or refinance? carl delmont will be here to explain why it's now easier to buy a gun than a home. how about that>>> and they are one of the hottest country acts and they are coming to abc2. we're going to chat live with jennifer and christian of sugarland on their success and their first ever network tv special. coming up on "good morning maryland" at 9:00. >> sugarland is to be on "good morning america" next at 7:00. >> they are good. >> the theme song. >> she had vocal problems that forced her off the road for a while but now she's back on. it will be great. >>> one more look. >> four days. >> we got heat here. we'll break the heat by the end of the week.
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Aug 11, 2009 4:30am EDT
. >>> for some of you, your local news is up next. >> for everyone else, "america this morning" continues after this. this. so guess what. again, when i least expected it, my asthma symptoms came back. so this time, my doctor gave me symbicort to help control my asthma. it combines two medicines that help control inflammation and constriction. so i'm breathing more frely day and night, and that feels good to me. and symbicort is an asthma controller that starts to open my airways within 15 minutes. very unexpected. symbicort will not replace a rescue inhaler for sudden symptoms. and should not be taken !more than twice a day. symbicort contains formoterol. medicines like formoterol ma increase the chance of asthma-related death. so, it is not for people whose asthma is well controlled on !other asthma medicines. see your doctor if your asthma does not improve or gets worse. i know symbicort won't replace a rescue inhaler. it helps control my asthma and starts to open my airways within 15 minutes. ask your doctor if symbicort is right for you. (announcer) ifyou cannotp afford ,
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Aug 11, 2009 6:30am EDT
old. we'll take look at her life with "good morning america" coming up at 7:00. >>> tell us how you really feel. last night you came in with a fever about this health care plan. >> hundreds inside, hundreds outside. no one can remember a town hall meeting quite like this before. abc2 news sherrie johnson has our rally recap. >> reporter: good morning. the health care debate rages on. today president barack obama prepares for a town hall meeting to provide more information to the public but last night senator ben cardin took center stage at towson university. fielding angry questions on health care reform. the debate is growing louder across the country and towson was no different. the 500-seat auditorium was packed. cardin had to deal with boos and jeers and at times had to shout over people as he tried to explain the bill. republicans say it's true opposition to president obama's health care plan. democrats argue republicans and special interest groups are orchestrating the discontent. whatever the case may be many people are not happy about the proposed health reform. >> i just do
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Aug 7, 2009 11:35pm EDT
racy return of sin city. when we come back, so you've got an idea you think could be america's next big thing? well, let's see what the simon cowell of invention has to say. >> they say that necessity is the mother of all invention. about te man you're about to meet could be described as its hed so, because he's launched so many products for some of the hation's biggest companies that he's been given a job by the government. government. k?s task? hatd the next big thing that will help spark this sluggish omy.omy. hilearbara pinto reports, while e ere may be no shortage of ideas not everyone is a winner. e ere may be no shortage of ideas not everyone is a winner. >> meet the dreamer. >> hi. >> hi. my name is >> inventors who hope their ideas will strike gold. >> we have an invention. >> is that the invention? >> that's the invention. >> this that is a -- >> it's a swiss army knife of waste accessories, holding dog waste bags. >> they've traveled to this chicago hotel ballroom to meet the man. >> they'll be interested in the inventor. >> doug hall, the brilliant, often barefoot guru o
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Aug 17, 2009 6:00am EDT
on "good morning america" -- who has the next dance? so we reveal the new cast of "dancing with the stars." that is after your local news. that is your "moneyscope report." i'm vinita nair. >>> good morning. i'm meteorologist susan schrack. it's a little muggy this morning. let's look around the region. using some of our cameras, let's look at what is happening. the temperature in winters mill high school in westminster 73 degrees now. the winds is fairly calm there. looking in look annapolis, the harbor school, 71 degrees. the rest of us, 68 at the airport, 68 easton. 74 york. today, 85 degrees and mostly by noon. 91 degrees and lots of sunshine for us this afternoon. so it's going to be another warm and muggy one. >>> let's see what's happening on the roads with kim. >> thank you. good morning. we have a fairly quiet morning to start your monday morning commute. looking at the beltway, we have a little building volume as you make your way around the west side of the outer loop headed to the baltimore national pike but no real incidents to let you know about there. the tunnels also
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Aug 10, 2009 6:00am EDT
official let us know that abc2, starting 7:00 this morning, "good morning america" will be live at the university of maryland school of medicine to report on the beginning of those human trials for the h1n1 vaccine. >>> steamy summer temperatures rushed to maryland. it's expected to be so bad the next couple days that baltimore city issued a code read heat alert through tomorrow. six cooling centers across the city opened yesterday. this one at the northern community action center was handing out water to help them cool off. >> drink plenty of fluids and try to stay cool and if you don't have to go outside don't go outside. you see where we are. inside, under the air. >> those cooling centers will open at 9:00 today and tomorrow and will close at 7:00 each night. each center has air conditioning, water and ice on hand. the city also is providing free bus service to help people reach the cooling center if they need that help. tips, drink plenty of liquids, like water and juice, avoid the caffeine, it dries you out in weather like this. reduce outside activities, wear light weight an
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Aug 20, 2009 6:30am EDT
caused the scare. that and more coming up until 7:00 when "good morning america" takes over. >>> now a look at the forecast with meteorologist susan schrack. >> thank you. good morning. dawn just starting to break across the sky now. things look pretty nice. we're going to be seeing lots of sunshine in a few minutes. temperature 74 degrees, relative humidity 94%. winds out of the south at 3 miles an hour. let's look down at rehoboth beach along the coast. 76 degrees now. feels like you're still 82 though. warm and muggy everywhere. we're seeing mainly clear skies now. we'll have a couple of high thin clouds starting to move in. oh, over the course of the next couple of hours. then things are going to get a little thicker as daytime heating kicks in. you'll see the condensation start up. 82 degrees by noon. then we'll have partly cloudy skies. then the clouds continue to build as well as the afternoon heat. 88 degrees is where we're going to end up. we're looking at widespread thunderstorms and showers once again and that will last all the way through into the evening hours.
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Aug 22, 2009 6:00pm EDT
. >> reporter: this is the sound of success. according to creditsolutions of america. the largest debt settlement in the country. they ring the ball every time they persuade a company to settle someone's debt. thousands of unhappy customers have complained. >> i had no contact with them for over a year. >> reporter: she saw an ad for credit solutions on tv. karen remained in the credit solutions for 20 years. during that time, they didn't initiate a single debt settlement for her. >> i'm out of pocket, $2,088 and nothing to show for it. >> karen's not alone. >> these are all of the complaints. >> reporter: the better business bureau has collected more than 1500 complaints. attorney jones in three state have filed in three states. >> we have a proven track record of success. and hundreds and thousands of people who have successfully completed our program. >> reporter: the company blames its legal troubles on a one-year period from december 2006 to december 2007. which the company was under different ownership. >> i don't have a specific answer to that. >> reporter: but the new york atto
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Aug 16, 2009 6:00pm EDT
solidarity with his hometown. >> i believe it would have an enormous impact upon america. in other words, you are telling the taxpayer that everybody is suffering and you're suffering. >> reporter: chicago's not the only american city that's forcing furlough days upon its workers. in fact, some local and state governments are incorporating them on a regular basis, desperate to cut budgets anywhere they can. michigan wants to save nearly $22 million through six unpaid days. in colorado, furlough days may be accompanied by pay cuts as well. but nothing compares to california, where more than 90% of state workers will be off on the first and third friday of each month until june of 2010. >> it's a much better alternative than people being laid off. >> reporter: despite the sacrifices by city workers, chicago will still be $300 million short of what it needs to fund next year's budget. diana alvear, abc news, chicago. >>> today, an american man who was in prison in one of the most reclusive and repressive countries on earth was set free after a visiting u.s. senator won his release. this man
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Aug 13, 2009 9:00am EDT
optics straight to your home, for razor sharp tv, america's top rated internet-- now even faster, and crystal clear phone service. all for just... for 6 months. it's like getting 3 services for the price of 2. that's a $180 savings over six months for the best in home entertainment. don't miss this unbeatable value 3 great services, for the price of 2. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800.974.6006 tty/v this if fios. this is big. >>> we took a closer look at omega 3 fatty acids. doctors say you should be getting more of them into your diet. they are mostly found in fish but all of a sudden they've been popping up in all kinds of food you'll find at the grocery store. how healthy are these foods? abc2 news kelly swoope takes us shopping to find out. >> reporter: after a routine visit to the doctor jennifer got a wakeup call. >> my doctor told me if i don't get my cholesterol level down she'll put me on medication. >> reporter: not something she wants to do. so now she's loading up on exercise, fruits, veggies and omega 3 fatty acids. research shows that for so
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Aug 2, 2009 10:30am EDT
and be part of it? or do they want this country, the united states of america, to go another several decades without doing what every other country has done, which is to give their citizens access to basic quality care. >> but if the republicans can't come to an agreement with the democrats, are the democrats and the white house willing to do it alone? >> george, we're going to try to get this done on the best possible terms, consistent with the principles. can't tell you what it's going to take. you see what the president is trying 0 to do that. >> let me ask you about t.a.r.p. the inspector said that the taxpayers can be on the hook for up to $23 trillion on lienlts. i know you dispute that figure. but what you can tell us about where the t.a.r.p. stands right now? and how much of the $700 billion that has been appropriated, taxpayers can expect to get back? >> let me just emphasize what's important to mr. barofsky and to the other members of the panel and the president and the other members. we want to make sure we have the highest level on these programs. and we're doing everythi
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Aug 11, 2009 9:00am EDT
home, for razor sharp tv, america's top rated internet-- now even faster, and crystal clear phone service. all for just... for 6 months. it's like getting 3 services for the price of 2. that's a $180 savings over six months for the best in home entertainment. don't miss this unbeatable value 3 great services, for the price of 2. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800.974.6006 tty/v this if fios. this is big. >>> back by popular demand, the weather pyramid continues. baltimore 94. temperature, jamie? >> 94. what do you mean? >> highs yesterday. >> oh, yesterday. >> thanks for playing along. forget that. we have something going here. 80 in baltimore. we've got sun slipping through the cloud deck but the clouds are trying to filter in as we have the remnant moisture from erupting thunderstorms yesterday. as you can see it looks like a lot more cloudiness to the northwest. it will be breaking up. we actually have a west/southwesterly wind which in and of itself is starting to dry the air out, not really that sticky yet but it will be a little oppressive this af
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Aug 4, 2009 12:05am EDT
all of us at abc news, good night, america. >>> hi, i'm jimmy kimmel and this is my friend and security guard guillermo. guillermo is very busy, so busy he has to shower at work. >> that's why i use nivea for men. >> yes, active three very convenient, but aren't there a lot of thee three in one grooming products, guillermo? >> yes but nivea for men active three is the only body wash that allows you to shower and shampoo and shave so you can get more done. >> are you saying it allows you to shower, save and shampoo all at once? >> yes. it's a smooth shave, jimmy. feel it. >> wow. that is a -- you are one smooth little mexican, aren't you? >> thank you, nivea for men active three. >> two friends will get to visit "jimmy kimmel live" to work smarter with security guard guillermo and then head to vai gas -- vegas to play harder. what men want. >> "jimmy kimmel live," back in two minutes with "the bachelorette" jillian harris, zac sutherland and seth green. nivea's first 3-in-1 shower...shampoo...and shave. it's almost everything men need for grooming... almost. new active 3 from ni
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